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Schools earn mixed academic rating results

While the number of high-performing schools across Idaho increased this year, results were mixed for Power County schools, according to the most recent results of Idaho’s Five-Star Rating System. This is the second year the state has reported results under…

Now is the time to rejuvenate iris

Happy Gardening by William H. Bohl Drive a vehicle and you’ll eventually have to replace the tires. Own a house and someday the roof will need repair. And, who hasn’t had to replace a water heater? Tires, roofs and appliances…

Howard Ray Wiebe, 69

Born: August 4, 1943. Died: July 25, 2013 Howard Wiebe’s spirit passed from this earth on Thursday, July 25, at his home in Aberdeen, ID. In doing so, Howard left a long standing legacy of loving friends and relatives. But…

Plenty of good neighbors in A.F.

To the editor, While growing up in American Falls, my parents did a great job of instilling the importance of being a “good person” and a “good neighbor” in me. My mother LOVED to cook and I can recall almost…

Lois K. Harms

Lois K. Harms, 99, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday morning July 24, 2013 at 1:35. Born Zella Lois Kliewer on May 9, 1914 in Newton, KS, to Frank J. and Kate (Dalke) Kliewer, Lois was the third…

Picture of the week: Trying to finish first

Children of all ages tried to be the first one across the finish line at the Pioneer Day celebration at the Aberdeen City Park on Saturday. July 27. The celebration is held each year to commemorate the LDS pioneers arriving in the Salt Lake Valley.

Coed grass volleyball held

Aberdeen volleyball had their annual grass volleyball coed tournament at Posse Park on Saturday, July 20. There were 16 teams entered in the tournament. The tournament consisted of pool play in the morning and a double elimination tourna Nurturing healthy…